Chapter 18. Drug Effects in Relation to Receptor Specificity within the Brain: Some Evidence and Provisional Formulation

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Cecilia M. O'Connor B.Sc.
  1. J. Elkes

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470719091.ch18

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Neurological Basis of Behaviour

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Neurological Basis of Behaviour

How to Cite

Elkes, J. (1958) Drug Effects in Relation to Receptor Specificity within the Brain: Some Evidence and Provisional Formulation, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Neurological Basis of Behaviour (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and C. M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470719091.ch18

Author Information

  1. Department of Experimental Psychiatry, University of Birmingham

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1958

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722534

Online ISBN: 9780470719091

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Keywords:

  • abnormalities;
  • neurology;
  • behaviour disorders;
  • electrophysiological variables;
  • biochemical analysis

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Neurohumoral Transmission within the Central Nervous System

  • The effect of drugs on the electrical activity of the Brain in the Conscious Unrestrained Animal, and in Some Acute Preparations (Bradley and Elkes, 1957, Bradley and Hance, 1957, Bradley, 1958)

  • The Central Effects of Some Psychotrophic Drugs on a Vasomoter Reflex Pathway (Ginzel, 1955, 1957)

  • The Effects of some Psychotrophic Drugs on the Peristaltic Reflex (Ginzel, 1957)

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  • Summary

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